About DC Film Girl

engagement photo 12Lauren Veneziani is a film critic in the Washington, DC metro area and Baltimore, MD.

Lauren first found her passion for film after seeing Frank Capra’s It’s a Wonderful Life at a young age. Ever since, she’s been an avid movie watcher, writes reviews on a weekly basis and interviews actors and directors. Lauren loves movies so much she even tolerates and sometimes enjoys the bad ones.


Lauren has been involved in the entertainment industry since college. She worked as a studio representative for Paramount Vantage, as an entertainment contributor to the BaltimoreSun.com and as an entertainment reporter for Cartier replica Fake Watches Fake Omega Towson University’s 16News. Lauren’s reviews can currently be seen on WBAL TV every Saturday morning. Lauren has also been featured on Fox 5 WTTG’s Good Day DC, WUSA 9, 98 Rock, WMAL Radio, 106.7 The Fan and Reelz Channel.

Lauren is a voting member in both the Washington DC Area Film Critics Association, the Broadcast Film Critics Association and the Alliance of Women Film Journalists. She lives in the DC Metro area with her husband Kevin McCarthy and their dog, Oscar.


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A few of Lauren’s Favorites…

  • Favorite Films – Cruel Intentions, It’s a Wonderful Life
  • Favorite Actors- Tom Hanks, Michael Fassbender James Stewart, Andrew Garfield, Leonardo DiCaprio, Bryan Cranston, Ryan Gosling, Jake Gyllenhaal, Eddie Redmayne, Ryan Reynolds, James Gandolfini, Michael C. Hall, Zachary Levi, Paul Dano, Josh Brolin
  • Favorite Actresses- Sarah Michelle Gellar, Margot Robbie, Alicia Vikander, Nicole Kidman, Jessica Chastain, Edie Falco, Michelle Williams, Angelina Jolie, Cate Blanchett, Jennifer Lawrence, Emma Stone, Rosamund Pike, Scarlett Johansson, Dakota Johnson, Charlize Theron, Nina Dobrev, Amy Adams, Elle Fanning, Gillian Jacobs, Kate Winslet, Emily Blunt, Reese Witherspoon


Contact: LaurenVeneziani@gmail.com or Lauren@dcfilmgirl.com

Follow Lauren on Twitter @dcfilmgirl


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